Members’ Show 2017: CREATE/ REACT
Featuring Christian Potter Drury: Darwin’s dream
Members’ Show 2016 “Best in Show” winner


Children, Teens, & Adults

Two Sessions!
September 18 – October 20
November 6 – December 8


Natasha Harrison
& Maggie Nowinski

in Crescita

September 14 – October 21, 2017


Mondays: 6 pm – 8 pm
Tueday: 10 am – 1 pm
Wednesdays – Saturdays : 10 am – 2 pm
Thursdays: 6 pm – 8 pm


Mondays: 6 pm – 8 pm
Tuesday – Saturday: 10 am – 2 pm
Thursdays: 6 pm – 8 pm

Photo by Stacey Doyle

The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.

Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.

Martin Keen: Dream it, Design it, Make it, Sell it

10/01/2017 | 6:30 pm

TALK FOR TEENS: MARTIN KEEN: Dream it, Design it, Make it, Sell it Sunday, October 1st 6:30 pm Learn more about Industrial Designer Martin Keen Attendance is FREE, but please register here    

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JAC TALKS: Howard Balloch

10/06/2017 | 6:00 pm

JAC TALKS:   HOWARD BALLOCH: China Redux and the American Empire; or How Xi learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Tweet Friday, October 6th Doors at 5:30 pm Talk at 6:00 pm Howard Balloch is a former Canadian Ambassador to China, Mongolia and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea $10 General Admission  |  $8[…..]

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Francisco Pais: Surroundings

10/07/2017 | 7:00 pm

LIVE MUSIC Francisco Pais: Surroundings Saturday, October 7th Doors at 6:30pm Concert at 7:00pm $20 General Admission  |  $18 JAC Members Featuring: Francisco Pais –  Guitar Godwin Louis – Alto Sax Adam Cote – Bass Ferenc Nemeth – Drums Christina Dickson-Brownell – Violin Caroline Herrero – Viola Morgan Santos – Cello Original music by Francisco[…..]

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For Adults

Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.

For Teens

Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.

For Children

Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!


Manhattan Short Film Festival

09/29/2017–09/30/2017 | 7:00 pm

Join us for the Manhattan Short Film Festival!   Friday, September 29th,  7:00pm & Saturday, September 30th, 7:00pm Tickets are $10 at the Door The same shorts will be played both nights Read about Manhattan Short Film Festival here Watch the Manhattan Short Trailer here 2016 winners below: Save Save Save Save Save Save



09/14/2017–10/21/2017 | 6-8pm

in Crescita Natasha Harrison & Maggie Nowinski A collection of recent and new works in collaborative dialogue September 14 – October 21, 2017   Opening Reception: Thursday, September 14th 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday, 10am – 2pm or by appointment Artists’ Talk: Friday, October 13 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm[…..]


A World of Art in Jamestown

Posted on September 1, 2017

Community and creators come together at the Jamestown Arts Center Providence might be well known for its world-class art scene, and rightfully so, but you don’t have to venture up to the city to find creative masterpieces. The Jamestown Arts Center has set out to make the world of art accessible to the state’s smaller,[…..]

A very special thank you to our generous Business Partners



Estes/Twombly Architects    •    Overhead Door Garage Headquarters    •    Steve Ray Construction    •    Joseph Tamburini, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley


Central Painting, LLC   •   Peter   J. Schott, DMD    •    UNION PEARL    •    Worldways Social Marketing


Mansions & Manors


Karen Augeri Benson, Esq.    •    People's Credit union    •    Taste,  Artful Interiors & Design


Belmont Market    •    Forster Orthodontics    •    Andrew B. Hunter,  Hunter Greens Garden Design    •    Nardolillo Funeral Home    •    Slice of Heaven    •    M.F. Smith Associates    •    South Shore Capital Advisors, LLC    •    Michael Swistak, Wolpert Insurance    •    Tollgate Orthodontics, Jamestown


Jamestown Arts Center | Location: 18 Valley Street, Jamestown, Rhode Island 02835 | Mailing Address: PO Box 97, Jamestown,
Rhode Island 02835 | for more Information call: (401) 560-0979 or email


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